Camp Dates and Descriptions – Levin JCC

Each week, campers in rising K-5th have the choice of Traditional Camp or one or more Specialty Camps for their age group. Middle School aged campers can attend Camp Sabra during weeks 2-6, and rising 8th-9th graders can join our LIT Program during weeks 7 and 8!

Campers

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Traditional Camps – K-8th grade options
Academic Camps
Sports & Movement Camps
Creative Camps
…and More!

Dates: Camp runs in 1-week sessions from June 11 through August 24th.

Hours: Drop off 8:30-8:45 am, Pick up 3:30-3:45 pm.

Note: Member prices (M) apply to those with All-Inclusive Family Memberships at the time of registration and the program. All camps include daily free swim.  

Extended Care Options
Before care: Campers spend time socializing, reading, coloring and playing together.
Time: 8:00-8:30 am
Cost: $28/$22 M

After care: Campers enjoy free play and a variety of options including gym games, crafts, and quiet time. After care now includes healthy snack options provided by Camp!
Time: 3:30-5:30 pm
Cost: $70/$65 M – snack included

Camp Dates 2018

Dates and ThemesTraditional CampSpecialty
K-1st Grades
Specialty
K-1st Grades
Specialty
2nd-5th Grades
Specialty
2nd-5th Grades
Middle School Rising 6th-8th
Week 1: June 11-15
Book Blast!
Rising K-5th
$258/$228 M
Junior Imagineering
Rising K-1st
$318/$280 M
Storyup!
2nd-5th
$288/$258 M
Red Cross Babysitting
Ages 11-15
1/2 Day $185/$155 M, Full Day $265/$230 M
Red Cross Babysitting
Ages 11-15
1/2 Day $185/$155 M, Full Day $265/$230 M
Week 2: June 18-22
Under the Sea
Rising K-3rd
$258/$228

Rising 4th-5th
Premium Week
(w/ field trip)
$288/$258 M

Mission: Addition
Rising K-1st
$318/$280 M
Sports & Games
Rising K-1st
$288/$258 M
Karate Kid
2nd-5th
$288/$258 M
Camp Sabra
(w/ field trip)
$308/$278 M
Week 3: June 25-29
Fantastic Beasts
Rising K-5th
$258/$228 M
LEGO Ninjaneering
Rising K-1st
$328/$288 M
LEGO Nijaneering
Masters
2nd-5th
$328/$288 M
Comic Book Camp
2nd-5th
$298/$268
Camp Sabra
Rising 6th-8th
(w/ field trip)
$308/$278 M
Week 4: July 2-6
Maccabi Games
Rising K-5th
$258/$228 M
Around the World
Rising K-2nd
$318/$280 M
What's Your Impression?
2nd-5th
$298/$268 M
Get Movin'!
2nd-5th
$288/$258 M
Camp Sabra
Rising 6th-8th
(w/ field trip)
$308/$278 M
Week 5: July 9-13
Mission: Mitzvah
Rising K-3rd
$258/$228

Express Yourself!
Rising K-1st
$298/$268 M
Nature Adventure
2nd-5th
(w/ field trip)
$298/$268 M
Mitzvah Madness
2nd-5th
(w/ field trip)
$298/$268
Camp Sabra
Rising 6th-8th
(w/ overnight
stay at the JCC)
$308/$278 M
Week 6: July 16-20
Israel Adventure
Rising K-5th
$258/$228 M

Rising 4th-5th
Premium Week
(w/ field trip)
$288/$258 M

Nature
Rising K-1st
$288/$258 M
3D Art & Sculpture
2nd-5th
$298/$268 M
All Sports
2nd-5th
$288/$258 M
Camp Sabra
Rising 6th-8th
(w/ field trip)
$308/$278 M
Week 7: July 23-27
Around the World
Rising K-5th
$258/$228 M
Clap Into Kindergarten
Rising K
$318/$280 M
LEGO Intro to STEM
Rising K-1st
$328/$288 M
LEGO STEM
Challenge
2nd-5th
$328/$288 M
Little Veterinarians
2nd-5th
$328/$308
Leaders in Training
(LIT) 2 week camp
Week 8: July 30-Aug 3
Planet Protectors
Rising K-1st
$258/$228 M

Rising 2nd-5th
includes Wet 'n'
Wild field trip
$288/$258 M

Sports & Games
Rising K-1st
$288/$258 M
Imagineering Masters
2nd-5th
$318/$280 M
Art in Recycling
2nd-5th
$298/$268 M
Leaders in Training
(LIT) 2 week camp
Week 9: Aug 6-10
Music Makers
Rising K-5th
$258/$228 M
Colorful Dreamers
Rising K-1st
$298/$268 M
Clap Into Kindergarten
Rising K
$318/$280 M
Guts, Goo and Gross Science
2nd-5th
$328/$308
Glee Camp
3rd-5th
$288/$258 M
Last Blast 1: Aug 13-17Last Blast
K-5th
$258/$228 M
Last Blast 2: Aug 20-24Last Blast
K-5th
$258/$228 M per week
$58/$50 M per day

Traditional Camps

Traditional Camp:  Our signature program is a classic indoor-outdoor day camp program. Campers experience a variety of activities including sports, art, music, games, aerial silks, nature, Israeli culture, and more. All are encouraged to try new things, learn new skills, and build lasting friendships. Includes daily free swim and 3 days of swim lessons, tailored to meet everyone at their level.
Rising K-1st: Our warm, nurturing staff guide younger campers through fun-filled days including short daily rest periods after lunch.
Rising 2nd-3rd: Campers try all activities plus electives, the teambuilding challenge course and the Wet ‘n’ Wild Field Trip during Week 8*!
Rising 4th-5th: Now with more choices! Premium Weeks*: During Weeks 2 and 6, Krishim will head off-campus for a field trip.
Dates: June 11-Aug 10
Cost: $258/$228 M
*Premium Weeks Cost: $288/$258 M

Last Blast Camp: Wind down the summer with a more relaxed camp.  Squeeze every last drop of fun from the summer with free swim (no lessons), sports, games, art, and even a couple of movies. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising K-5th
Dates: Weeks 10 and 11 (Aug 12-16 and Aug 18-24)
Cost:  Full week (Weeks 10 & 11): $258/$228 M
A la carte days (Week 11 only): $58/$50 M

Camp Sabra: Along with delving deeper into activities like swimming, diving, nature, arts, cooking, and sports, these campers do advanced electives, community service projects, partner with younger campers, and help to lead all-camp activities.  Weeks 2-4 and 6 include a field trip. An overnight stay is included in Week 5. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 6th-8th
Dates:  Weeks 2-6
Cost: $308/$278 M

Academic Camps

Clap Into Kindergarten: Do you have a rising kindergarten student? Join Lerner School’s Kindergarten teacher, Emily, for a week of kindergarten skills and fun to prepare your child for the fall!  We will work on language skills like writing your child’s name, math skills including fluency within the numbers 0-10, and social emotional concepts through multi-sensory activities that will have your child excited to start his/her year. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising K
Dates: Week 7—July 23-27, and Week 9—Aug 6-10
Cost:  $318/$278 M

Junior Imagineering: Do you like to problem solve? Join Lerner School’s Kindergarten teacher, Emily, for one week to create design, engineer, and create out of everyday materials!  Each day, your camper will bring home a unique creation. The campers will be introduced to basic maths and language arts skills to work together to solve everyday problems like keeping a door open, saving energy, and moving heavy objects. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising K-1st
Dates: Week 1—June 11-15
Cost: $318/$278 M

Master Imagineering: Do you like to problem solve? Join Lerner School’s Kindergarten teacher, Emily, for one week to create design, engineer, and create out of everyday materials!  Each day, your camper will bring home a unique creation. The campers will work together, using math and language arts skills, to create a lasting project to be housed at the JCC/Lerner! Daily free swim.
Grades: 2-5th
Dates: Week 8—July 30-Aug 3
Cost: $318/$278 M

Around the World: Experience the music, art, food, literature, and games from different cultures around the world. We will hear about a day in the life of a kid from various countries around the world and stamp our passports as we travel to different locations. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising K-2
Dates: Week 4—July 2-6
Cost:  $318/$278 M

Mission: Addition: Children will be immersed in multisensory learning as explore math games, food, and craftivities that promote numerical literacy. Fraction pizzas, pattern bracelets, place value pop art, baseball addition, candy graphing, and 3-D shape bingo are activities that will have kids asking for “more math please.” Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising K-1
Dates: Week 2—June18-22
Cost:  $318/$278 M

Little Veterinarians: Learn the ABC’s of dog care and understand canine design! Each student will take home a stuffed dog, dog water bowl, measuring tape, and journal of what they learned. Get your own cute stuffed puppy to adopt! Campers will learn how to examine a dog and remove ticks, discuss nutrition and hydration needs, and learn about immunizations and vaccinations. Daily free swim.
Grades: 2-5
Dates: Week 7—July 23-27
Cost: $328/$308 M

Guts, Goo and Gross Science: Use your skills as a creepy chemist to make your own radically gross reactions with batteries, coins, and more! Compare fingerprints and discover the mysteries of DNA as you fine-tune your secret agent skills. Make “brain goo” and check out your bones as your travel the organ trail. Explore the icky inside of your body and learn about the organ systems and the cells that compose them with an introduction to the circulatory, respiratory, digestive, skeletal, and muscular systems. Discover cool and yucky chemical reactions and how to solve a crime in this hands-on science adventure! Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2nd-5th grades
Dates: Week 9—August 6-10
Cost:  $328/$308 M

LEGO Intro to STEM: Ratchet up your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. Campers will build Cities, Garbage Trucks, Catamarans, and Dinosaurs. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising K-1st
Dates: Week 7—July 23-27
Cost: $328/$288 M

LEGO STEM Challenge: Power up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects including Houseboats, Mini Golf Courses, and the London Tower Bridge Design. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2nd-5th
Dates: Week 7—July 23-27
Cost: $328/$288 M 

LEGO Ninjaneering: Enter the world of Ninjago and become an apprentice Ninjaneer! Learn the way of Spinjitzu, build the Fire Temple, race Skull Trucks, and encounter the mighty Dragon! Imagine and build unique and fun LEGO projects with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor while exploring the fantasy world of Ninjago. This is an ideal way to prepare young Ninjaneers for the challenge of Ninjaneering Masters with LEGO camp. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising K-1st
Dates: Week 3—June 25-29
Cost: $328/$288 M

LEGO Ninjaneering Masters: Master the world of Ninjago by becoming a Ninjaneer! Tame the Ice Dragon, motorize your Blade Cycle, design the Dark Fortress, and hone your Spinjitzu battle skills! In this advanced LEGO camp, Ninjaneering masters will learn real world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture while exploring the fantasy world of Ninjago.
Grades: 2nd-5th
Dates: Week 3—June 25-29
Cost: $328/$288 M

Sports and Movement Camps

Get Movin’!: Camp Shelanu counselor and fitness instructor Kati Schy will lead campers in a variety of healthy activities including interactive games, fun exercises, making nutritious snacks, mindful meditation, and body positivity. We’ll explore ways to practice healthy lifestyles–inside and out–and promote them with fun approaches for everyone and every body! Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2nd-5th
Dates: Week 4—July 2-6
Cost:  $288/$258 M

Karate Kid Camp: Self-defense, exercise, discipline, and learning to fall safely – all these things are taught in the Karate Kid Camp. Using techniques from both Jujitsu, the ancient Japanese art of self-defense, and Karate, the Okinawan martial art, the campers will be taught throws, take-downs, grappling, escapes from grabs, punches, kicks, blocks, forms, and more. The camp is taught by Sensei Joshua Seidorf, who has studied the martial arts for 24 years and has black belts in five different styles, including Jujitsu, Judo, weapons, and two styles of Karate. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2nd-5th
Dates: Week 2—June 18-22
Cost: $288/$258 M

Sports and Games: Run, jump, kick, throw, pass, and score! This camp combines team sports like kickball, basketball, volleyball, and soccer with team-building and fitness-building games and activities.  With JCC trainer and camp favorite Sam Semerzier. Daily free swim.
Grades:  Rising K-1st
Dates:  Week 2—June 18-22; Week 8—July 30-Aug 3
Cost:  $288/$258 M

All Sports: Play all day – kickball, basketball, volleyball, soccer, and more! Campers learn skills and drills and play short games while focusing on teamwork and sportsmanship. With JCC trainer and camp favorite Sam Semerzier. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2nd-5th
Dates: Week 6—July 16-20
Cost:  $288/$258 M

Creative Camps

Glee Camp: Do you like music AND art? Then this is the camp for you! This week of camp we’ll design props, make masks and learn choreography. Be our guest as we venture under the sea at Musical Theater Camp, Shelanu-style! With Camp Shelanu favorite  Sam Stern. Daily free swim.
Grades: 3-5
Dates: Week 9—Aug 6-10
Cost: $288/$258 M

Comic Book Camp: Do you love comics? Join Amy Godfrey of Durham Comics Project to learn the process of creating a comic from start to finish. Campers will learn the basics of how to tell their own stories using sequential pictures and words. We will work together to make a mini-comic anthology featuring the comics of all of the participants. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2nd-5th
Dates: Week 3—June 25-29
Cost: $298/$268 M

StoryUp! Aerial Theater Camp: Join Katie Rebich and Amy Godfrey of StoryUp! Aerial Theater as we explore the process of telling a story using basic floor and aerial circus skills. Your child will experiment with juggling, aerial silks, partner acrobatics, and clowning and how each of these tools can be used to tell a story. At the end of the week there will be a 30 minute show and tell where students can choose to show parents what they’ve learned. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2nd-5th
Dates: Week 1—June 11-15
Cost: $288/$258 M

What’s Your Impression?: In this camp, we will learn about artists such as Claude Monet and how they created art that had lots of “light, movement and feeling”. We will explore Impressionism in painting, chalk pastels, and watercolor, and in addition an exciting WEARABLE art masterpiece! With artist and teacher Christy Holton. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2nd-5th
Dates: Week 4—July 2-5
Cost: $298/$268 M

Express Yourself!: Art is a fantastic way to share your feelings, what you love, and who you are! We will be creating art inspired by music using color, shape, and line to express our ideas and imagination. In this camp we will learn about awesome Abstract Expressionist artists and make bold and bright masterpieces with collage, sculpture, drawing and printmaking! With artist and teacher Christy Holton. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising K-1st
Dates: Week 5—July 9-13
Cost: $298/$268 M

Colorful Dreamers: This camp is about making art using your imagination, daydreams, and ideas! We will learn about artists that created art using memories, dreams, imaginary characters and stories, and whatever came to their minds. We’ll create art both really big and really small, and even create our own imaginary worlds! With artist and teacher Christy Holton. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising K-1st
Dates: Week 9—Aug 6-10
Cost: $298/$268 M

3D Art and Sculpture: In this camp we will create sculptures, mobiles, and other art that is 3 dimensional. It’s possible to make a sculpture out of so many things, and we’ll explore the use of materials from both inside and the outdoors!  We will learn about artists that used materials like plaster, wire and wood to make art that may have moving parts! With artist and teacher Christy Holton. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2-5th
Dates: Week 6—July 16-20
Cost: $298/$268 M

Art in Recycling: Art can be made from all kinds of objects and materials, many of which we find in our homes or in our recycling bins. This camp is about crafting fun and imaginative art using materials we might normally throw away or discard. We’ll learn about artists of today who have made extraordinary art using recycled materials! With artist and teacher Christy Holton. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2-5th
Dates: Week 8—July 30-Aug 3
Cost: $298/$268 M

…and More!

Mitzvah Madness: Help those in need. Make a difference. Apply ‘tikkun olam’ to our local community by creating a service project everyone can play a part in! Field trip included. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2nd-5th
Dates: Week 5—July 9-13
Cost: $298/$268 M

 Nature: Nature campers will spend the day learning about ecology, sustainability, and caring for the environment. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising K-1st
Dates: Week 6–July 16-20
Cost:  $288/$258 M

Nature Adventure: In addition to learning about the environment, campers will develop survival skills like outdoor cooking, putting up tents, identifying edible and poisonous plants and animals, and orienteering. This camp includes a field trip. Daily free swim.
Grades: Rising 2nd -5th
Dates: Week 5—July 9-13
Cost:  $298/$268 M

Babysitting Camp: More info here!